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What Productions Should Know About Harassment Prevention Requirements

As a result of the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements – which shone a particularly bright spotlight on the entertainment industry – some states and localities responded with sexual harassment training requirements.
21 September 2020

News, 2020 Updates

Buzzed-About ‘Nomadland’ Screening at NY, Toronto, Venice, & Telluride

Chloé Zhao’s followup to “The Rider” is the centerpiece screening of the 58th annual New York Film Festival, scheduled to run September 17th through October 11th. Last year’s New York Film Festival centerpiece was Noah Baumbach’s “Marriage Story,”...
17 September 2020

News

GreenSlate Named One of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

GreenSlate has been named to the 2020 Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic...
27 August 2020

News

New Writers Guild of America MOA Changes Now in Effect

Every three years, the WGA ratifies the Minimum Basic Agreement, known as the Memorandum of Agreement. The agreement becomes effective retroactive to May 1, 2020 and expires May 1, 2023. The Writers Guild of America (WGA) wages will increase 7.5% by...
27 August 2020

News, Budgets

SAG-AFTRA Rate Changes Effective 7/1/2020

New SAG-AFTRA Basic Agreement and Pension and Health rate changes are now in effect until June 30, 2023. To help you prepare for budgeting, hiring crew, and discussing benefits for your future productions, we've outlined the key changes. 
27 August 2020

News, Budgets

I-9 Policy Changes

Employers are required to complete an employee’s Form I-9 within three days of their first day of work.  To account for the fact that many individuals cannot currently renew their driver’s licenses or state ID cards due to stay-at-home orders, the...
28 May 2020

News, 2020 Updates, COVID-19 Updates

See How We Can Help Your Canadian Production

For 20 years, we’ve been perfecting our innovative technology for production accounting and entertainment payroll in the U.S., and we’re excited to announce that we are expanding to Canada. We are now offering demos of our Canadian platform.
19 May 2020

News

2020 IATSE Low Budget Theatrical Agreement Changes

Every three years, the IATSE and AMPTP ratify the IATSE Low Budget Theatrical Agreement. To help you prepare for budgeting, hiring crew, and discussing benefits for your future productions, we've outlined the most recent primary tier, wage, fringe...
28 April 2020

News, Budgets

The Filmmakers Guide to the Industry

They say there is no better way to learn than by doing. It's especially true in filmmaking, but if you're not ready to roll up your sleeves and get in the mix, you can always talk to the people who have. Or just tune into The Filmmaker’s Guide to...
09 April 2020

News, Production

Work Sharing and Unemployment Insurance

In some states, employees have the option to apply for state specific unemployment insurance or employee work sharing benefits due to a reduction in work hours.
26 March 2020

News, 2020 Updates, COVID-19 Updates